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Total crime 27%
Violent crime 30%
Property crime 26%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFort Defiance/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,275 (estimate)3,1522,580
Murdern/an/an/a5.15.0
Rapen/an/an/a50.742.6
Robberyn/an/an/a91.086.2
Assaultn/an/an/a328.1246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)494 (estimate)475381
Burglaryn/an/an/a439.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,970.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a266.9228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,781 (estimate)2,6772,200

Key findings

  • Fort Defiance crime rates are 27% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fort Defiance are 30% higher than the national average
  • In Fort Defiance you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fort Defiance is safer than 18% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fort Defiance has decreased by 8%

Fort Defiance crime map

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The Fort Defiance crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Fort Defiance as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Fort Defiance crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Fort Defiance (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fort Defiance

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fort Defiance is 1 in 203
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fort Defiance is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fort Defiance is 1 in 31

      Year Over Year Crime In Fort Defiance (per 100,000 people)

      Fort Defiance police department

      ItemFort DefianceArizonaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,274558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.13.3

      Sex offenders in Arizona

      StateTotal offendersArizona /100KNational /100K
      Arizona8,206157266
      There are a total of 8,206 sex offenders in Arizona. This yields a total of 157 sex offenders in Arizona per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

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      St. Michaels, AZ1,4092431,3701,613
      Window Rock, AZ3,3553531,9912,344
      Navajo, NM1,8664811,9202,401
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      Nakaibito, NM4241,3695,4656,834
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      Fort Defiance, AZ4,0224942,7813,275

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      Mosinee, WI4,0231251,1491,274
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      Hamilton, NY4,0202941,2081,502
      Montpelier, OH4,0242294,3214,550
      Rossville, GA4,0207318,1678,898
      Fort Defiance, AZ4,0224942,7813,275
      Source: The Fort Defiance, AZ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.